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Ethics & Human Bias: The Co-Existence of ABA Model Rule 3.8 and Human Bias
ABA Model Rule 3.8 sets forth a prosecutor’s ethical responsibilities.  How does a prosecutor’s […]
Yesterday
Moving Beyond the Confidence Gap: Advocating for Yourself, Your Colleagues and Your Career
This webinar will include strategies to address inequities in the workplace from a personal and team […]
Today
Turning Conflict Into Conversation
Although conflict is a daily fact of life, most of us never really learned how to engage in it effec […]
3 days ago
2019 Cyber Cases in Review and What Decision-Makers Can Do
2019 was an active year for cyber threats, with hundreds of ransomware incidents and several very la […]
3 days ago
Watch Your Six: Because Making It Home is Just the Beginning (Part 2)
This training module encourages and equips Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Professionals, and t […]
8 days ago
Liability Issues for Law Enforcement
Liability can occur in various forms. Whether it is an officer-involved dog shooting, animal cruelty […]
8 days ago
Recognizing the Signs of Victimization in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
This Webinar will examine the concept of traumatic stress as it relates to children and adolescents […]
9 days ago
Making Re-Entry from Detention Successful
Contemporary detention issues felt by most counties: tightened jail budgets, concerning recidivism r […]
9 days ago
Fixing the Incentives that Force Sheriffs to be Mental Health Providers: A Long Overdue Opportunity
A recent study by the Treatment Advocacy Center and the National Sheriffs Association found that law […]
10 days ago
Humane Wildlife Capture and Handling: Advanced Techniques for Success
Expand your wildlife live-capture and handling protocols. Discussion will include: Replacing th […]
22 days ago
Watch Your Six: Because Making it Home is Just the Beginning (Part 1)
This training module encourages and equips Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Professionals, and t […]
23 days ago
Making Your Words An Asset Not A Liability: How To Improve What You Say and How You Say It
With up to 80% of all organizational problems rooted in poor communication, employees and supervisor […]
24 days ago
Alcohol, Drugs, and Rural Communities
Rural communities face unique challenges in dealing with alcohol misuse and drug use violations. Thi […]
24 days ago
Urban Wildlife 101
Understanding why and how wild animals thrive in urbanized areas is important to resolving conflicts […]
29 days ago
Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Characteristic behaviors, challenges, and tips for successful interactions
The goal of this webinar is to familiarize professionals working in the justice system with the beha […]
29 days ago
The Public Relations Aspect of Law Enforcement: Creating Internal Agency Buy-In within Your
As a law enforcement agency, external communication is important to garnering support from your comm […]
1 month ago
How to Talk about Elder Abuse
Over the past few years, the FrameWorks Institute worked with the National Center on Elder Abuse to […]
1 month ago
Saving Our Heroes and Their Families From The Pain of Suicide
This webinar will combine the mental health education of Amy Morgan, MSC (Academy Hour) with the law […]
1 month ago
Equine Cruelty 101
Equine husbandry standards vary based on geography, housing, size, age, and a host of other factors. […]
1 month ago
Enhancing Leadership Skills
This course provides highlights and key points from Dr Fox’s book “The Ultimate Guide to Excelle […]
1 month ago
Sex, Lies, and Videotape: What every enforcement officer needs to know about bestiality
Arrests for bestiality are on the rise. If it hasn't occurred in your jurisdiction yet, it likely wi […]
1 month ago
Writing Winning Grant Proposals for a Regional Preventive Crime Gun Strategy
In 2017, over $700 billion dollars of grant money was awarded to various agencies and organizations […]
1 month ago
Investigating and Prosecuting Sex Trafficking Cases in Tribal Communities
Tribal communities, like all other communities, can be impacted by sex trafficking. Victims of sex t […]
1 month ago
First Amendment, Social Media and Employee Discipline
It seems nearly every week popular media reports cases of situations where public employees post a s […]
1 month ago
Capturing Great Mug Shots – Why Quality Matters
This webinar will outline the enhanced features of the FBI's Next Generation Identification, Interst […]
1 month ago
Therapy K9’s: Changing the way law enforcement reaches their communities
Policing in a ‘post-Ferguson’ world has left many law enforcement agencies asking how they can b […]
1 month ago
Are We Speaking the Same Language? Leveraging Conversational Language to Engage Clients
How do you set your client up for the best level of success? One crucial factor for optimizing clien […]
1 month ago
Rights of Police Officers, Sheriff’s Deputies and other Law Enforcement Professionals
As a law enforcement officer, you must serve and protect. But what rights do police officers, sherif […]
1 month ago
School Resource Officers: Conducting Formal Security and Vulnerability Assessments
In this webinar, we will discuss the importance of conducting a formal security and vulnerability as […]
1 month ago
Animal Hoarding: What Criminal Justice Professionals Need to Know
Animal Hoarding affects communities across the globe. Although it is not a new phenomenon, authoriti […]
1 month ago
NCMEC Forensic Imaging Techniques and Services
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has been creating age progressions for long […]
1 month ago
Investigating Financial Exploitation: New York’s FEIST-y New Approach
Elder abuse incidents go unnoticed and unreported especially if it does not cause apparent injuries. […]
1 month ago
How Justice Agencies Can Implement and Benefit from Sentinel Event Reviews
There is much to be learned from our mistakes and failures – and it is this concept that is the fo […]
1 month ago
The Investigation & Prosecution of Gang Related Crimes: an Introduction
This webinar will serve as a primer for basic gang investigation and prosecution.  It will focus on […]
1 month ago
Wildlife and Rabies
Much of what most people know about rabies are actually myths. These untruths spawned generalized fe […]
1 month ago
Using Your Words: Communicating Your Authority
Communication skills play a critical role in achieving success in your career. Research in this area […]
2 months ago
Mental Illness in the Criminal Justice System: The Facts and Figures Justice Professionals Need to Know
Law enforcement officers find themselves dealing with people from all walks of life daily – and it […]
2 months ago
Rural School Safety
More and more jurisdictions are shifting their perspective when it comes to shooter incidents. Gone […]
2 months ago
ICS and Legal Considerations for Animals in Natural Disaster Response
When disasters strike, media organizations never fail in providing updates and highlighting the […]
2 months ago
Staffing 911 Centers in the Era of NG911
Next Generation 911 is being integrated by public safety agencies in their goal to enhance emergency […]
2 months ago
From Child Welfare to the Juvenile Justice System: Disrupting the Abuse to Prison Pipeline For Girls
There is a problem with the child welfare system. Children are directed to the child welfare system […]
2 months ago
The Top 10 Reasons to Start a Police Homeless Outreach Team
The state of homelessness is getting worse, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development […]
2 months ago
Creating an Animal Abuse Task Force: How Law Enforcement Can Work with Local Resources to Investigate and Prosecute Crimes
The concept of ‘The Link’ establishes the correlation of animal cruelty to other crimes. Collate […]
2 months ago
Recognizing Common Mental Health Issues, Part II
Recognizing the Mental Health Issues in Others is a training workshop that will help a non-therapist […]
2 months ago
A Day in the Life: How Exposure to Community Violence Affects Children
Multiple studies supported that violence and trauma have very debilitating effects on children that […]
2 months ago
Brady Giglio: What Justice Professionals Need to Know
One of the ways that public service agencies measure their performance is through the trust that the […]
2 months ago
Women in Policing: Performance and Outcomes
Performance evaluation in policing is often focused on simplistic objectives based on outcomes. Doin […]
2 months ago
Recruiting a Diverse Police Force: Insights and Action Items from a 21-City Study
Diversity is being widely advocated in today’s society. This is no different in the workplace with […]
2 months ago
Workshop: Recognizing Common Mental Health Issues Part I
Recognizing the Mental Health Issues in Others is a training workshop that will help a non-therapist […]
2 months ago
Advanced Cock Fighting Investigations and Prosecutions
People, especially those living in the cities are not aware that cockfighting continues to exist to […]
2 months ago
Online Enticement: Examining Risk Factors and Vulnerabilities of Minors in a Technological World
Online enticement involves an individual communicating with someone believed to be a child via the i […]
2 months ago
The Art of Crisis Leadership
We often think that we’re all prepared and got all bases covered until a crisis hits us. A crisis […]
2 months ago
Honoring our Differences
Doing a Google search can easily expose you to the many ways society decides to categorize and label […]
2 months ago
Thinking for a Change: Expanding and Collaborating on a Cognitive Behavioral Program for Probation
Learn how Maricopa County Adult Probation Department (MCAPD) successfully expanded its implementatio […]
3 months ago
Mastering Police Work
How to master policework and be a great police officer? The concept is abstract but somehow Dr. Jeff […]
3 months ago
Prosecutors and Law enforcement Tools in Animal Cruelty Cases
The urgency in the need to address animal abuse is established through the well-supported findings t […]
3 months ago
Race, Ethnicity and Police Deployment
Patrol workload staffing can be tedious. It may require trial and error before getting to that optim […]
3 months ago
Presenting Medical Evidence in Child Sexual Abuse Cases: Why it’s normal to be normal and why that still matters
Hearing the details of child sexual abuse incidents and cases is dreadful. Unknown to most of us is […]
3 months ago
Your Story, Your Time: Elevating Your Social Media Presence in the Digital Age
The use of social media gave people the freedom and power to share their stories and experiences. So […]
3 months ago
Mental Health Concepts and Trafficking: fundamentals for justice professionals to understand
According to The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, post-traumatic stress disord […]
3 months ago
Trends in Off Duty Work: Challenges & Considerations
Law enforcement is an elite profession that comes with specific skills and training. These are in de […]
3 months ago
Women in Law Enforcement: Navigating Police Culture
Law enforcement is a male-dominated field and one has to ask if it is the culture that is preventing […]
3 months ago
What Dog Fighters Don’t Want You to Know: Considerations for the Justice Professional
Animal fighting is one of the most barbaric crimes out there. The scene and aftermath of such fights […]
3 months ago
The Dynamic of Restoration: Restoring Renegade Officers
Law enforcement is identified to be one of the most stressful professions. But more often than not, […]
3 months ago
What Happens When You Get Sued: The Civil Litigation Process for Law Enforcement Officers
Your job brings you in contact with the criminally accused, but now you are called the “defendant […]
3 months ago
Fostering and Maximizing Your Organization’s Community Engagement
Any agency that delivers services to the community understands the value in engaging the citizens an […]
3 months ago
Retail Sale of Pets: What Investigative Agencies Need to Know
Animals of different species showcased on pet stores look appealing to people who want to take these […]
4 months ago
Tribal-Federal-State Jurisdiction and its Relationship to Public Safety in Indian Country
The plight of Native Americans is a convoluted one. From being the guardians of the land, they were […]
4 months ago
Leading the Chaos
In arenas that deal with emergency response and public safety, it is best to be prepared for things […]
4 months ago
Policing Vulnerable Populations: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Programs
Law enforcement and mental health support services intersect in drug abuse cases. Tucson recognized […]
4 months ago
Family Abductions Part 2: The Crime of Family Abduction – Impact, Consequences and Considerations
On the first part of this series, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) discuss […]
4 months ago
Sustainable Crime Gun Intelligence Strategies Require Policy Driven Tactics
Whether implementing a regional or agency-wide preventive crime gun strategy, the establishment of f […]
4 months ago
Kids at Hope: Believing, Connecting and Time Traveling in Youth Justice
Hope is probably the one secret ingredient that can turn a person’s outlook and life around howeve […]
4 months ago
Male Victims of Sexual Assault: Best Practices for Justice Professionals
When people discuss sexual violence, it is often assumed that the victim is female. This isn’t alw […]
4 months ago
Reducing Traffic Fatalities in Urban and Rural Areas: Notes from NIJ’s LEADS Program
When people refer to car crashes as accidents, it gives a tone that there isn’t much anyone can do […]
4 months ago
Use-of-Force Constitutional Standards versus Force Continuum
Different factors come into play in use of force incidents. However, a thorough understanding betwee […]
4 months ago
IoT Applications and Instant Networks for Law Enforcement
With advanced technology, law enforcement agencies benefit from the ability to be at the right place […]
4 months ago
Reducing Recidivism: Creating a Responsible Pet Ownership Program
The last time Dan De Sousa and Nick Lippincott was together for a Justice Clearinghouse webinar, the […]
4 months ago
Education, Hiring and Disciplinary Issues in Law Enforcement Agencies
It wasn’t until about 50 years ago that the law enforcement field actually implemented efforts to […]
4 months ago
Women in Law Enforcement: Promotion and Assignment
Studies show that there is a very evident lack of representation of women in policing especially […]
4 months ago
War in the Womb: Pregnant Partner Violence and Associated Risks for Mother and Fetus
Domestic Abuse or Intimate Partner Violence are familiar concepts that draw a very distressing pictu […]
4 months ago
Multi-disciplinary Approaches to Combat Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking
It is truly heartbreaking when children end up involved with the juvenile justice system over issues […]
4 months ago
What Justice Professionals Need to Know about Garrity: Myths and Realities
The United States Supreme Court decision of Garrity v. New Jersey became the baseline in which gover […]
4 months ago
The Impact of Trauma on Child Development: What justice professionals needs to know
Through numerous courses tackling trauma here on Justice Clearinghouse, we’ve established its detr […]
4 months ago
NIBIN-Led Policing – A Prosecutor’s Perspective
A collaborative approach has been espoused by different sectors in addressing some of their most pre […]
4 months ago
What Justice Professionals Need to Know about Hate Crime
The nature of hate crime is differentiated from all other types of crime such that its motivation is […]
5 months ago
Drowning in Dogs, Cats, Horses…
Animal hoarding cases are tedious – just the sheer number of animals in such cases and the logisti […]
5 months ago
Police-Led Field Experiments: Lessons from the NIJ’s LEADS Scholars Program
When it comes to policing initiatives, it really helps not having to start from scratch. Evidence-ba […]
5 months ago
Securing The Future Of Your Agency Through Succession Planning
The success or failure of any organization is often attributed to its leadership. Great leaders crea […]
5 months ago
The Wild World of Zoonotic Disease: An Introduction
Most of the time, animals are a source of joy and love. While they are typically amazing, they can p […]
5 months ago
Protecting the Protector: Who is Taking Care of You?
It’s been said that working in public service is a vocation – a higher calling – selflessly gi […]
5 months ago
The Benefits of Developing a Peer Support Program
Stress seems to be inevitable these days – in our work, relationships, and life brought about by t […]
5 months ago
Pre-Conviction Forfeiture of Seized Animals: Considerations for Justice Professionals
One of the qualities that make animal cruelty and fighting cases unique and also complicated are the […]
5 months ago
Advanced Dog Fighting Investigations
Winning animal law cases rely heavily on evidence, so it is best to go all out on investigation to b […]
5 months ago
Finding Your Social Media “Voice.”
From being a place in the internet where students merely kill their time to connect and meet people […]
5 months ago
Mindfulness in Domestic Violence Work- Part II
This is the second-part of Sara Mahoney’s Mindfulness Series. She addressed mindfulness for domest […]
5 months ago
A Daily Drop of Corrosion: How the Daily Experiences in the Justice Professions Can Lead to Burnout
In 2018, CareerCast ranked policing as the fourth most stressful job in the US brought about by the […]
5 months ago
The Use of Social Media to Investigate Animal Crime: Considerations for Law Enforcement Professionals
  We live in a world surrounded by social media.  Those who perpetrate animal abuse are all […]
5 months ago
Beyond CIT: Establishing Mental Health Support Teams
Responding to those experiencing mental health challenges or addiction requires a unique set of skil […]
6 months ago
Staffing Analysis for Criminal Investigations
One of the most common problems encountered by law enforcement agencies is the allocation of their r […]
6 months ago
Preparing for and Surviving Cross-Examination as a Witness
The responsibility of law enforcement does not end with going to the scene of the crime or catching […]
6 months ago
How Shelters Can Make Policies More Humane for Wildlife
Animal care and control agencies are tasked with responding to issues within communities related to […]
6 months ago
Family Abductions Part 1: NCMEC Resources for Domestic and International Family Abductions
Every year children in the United States are wrongfully removed or retained by a parent or family me […]
6 months ago
Cyber Metrics for Agency Execs
Cyberthreats are plenty, thus securing technology and infrastructure is now integral in any business […]
6 months ago
Women in Law Enforcement: Physical Fitness Standards in Recruit Training Programs
More than a buzzword, equality produced numerous campaigns that call to provide equal rights for dif […]
6 months ago
Trauma Informed Care and Response: 101 Training for Justice Professionals
A significant chunk of the population has gone through a traumatic experience in their lives – it […]
6 months ago
Is Your Body Armor Helpful or Harmful? 5 Myths About Body Armor are BUSTED by the Experts
The number of law enforcement line of duty deaths is observed to have increased, a significant chunk […]
6 months ago
Trauma-Informed Training: Incorporating Wellness for Deputies
For the general population, only 9% meet the criteria for PTSD across their lifespan, but in correct […]
6 months ago
An Approach to High Lethality Domestic Violence Offenders: The Accountability Court Model
Domestic violence cases can get problematic given the relationship dynamics between offender and vic […]
6 months ago
Ask Me Anything: Workplace Violence and Mass Shootings
In this three-part seminar series we start with a question we often use in class: Somewhere in your […]
6 months ago
Working with Sexual Assault Victims: Strategies for Justice Professionals
The second of a two-part webinar series, Victoria Reichers is back on Justice Clearinghouse. The fir […]
6 months ago
2013 Colorado Floods, Boulder’s Emergency Animal Air Rescues: A Military and Animal Control Collaboration
Back in 2013, Colorado was devastated by a natural disaster that affected 17 counties with lives los […]
6 months ago
Mindfulness in Domestic Violence Work-Part I
Working in the field of criminal justice, probation, victim advocacy and social services is a noble […]
6 months ago
Self-Care for Justice Professionals
In 2012, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–V) rewrote the definition […]
6 months ago
Differentiating by Risk and Enhancing Skill Building Techniques to Motivate Positive Change
Learn how Lee County Probation (Florida) implemented a series of targeted programs to achieve remark […]
6 months ago
Using Murder Data to Help Justice Professionals Work Cases & Solve Crimes
The Murder Accountability Project (MAP) is a non-profit initiative from experts in the field of inve […]
6 months ago
Criminal Cases Involving Multi-Animal Impounds
Over the past few years, more attention is drawn to the gravity of animal cruelty cases and how it o […]
6 months ago
Federal Statutes and Who is Not Allowed to Possess Firearms
The debate on gun control can get heated but despite conflicting positions from different sectors of […]
6 months ago
Building Resiliency for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System by Disrupting the Abuse to Prison Pipeline
Unfortunate is an understatement when we talk about the fate of a lot of children who end up in juve […]
6 months ago
Real Impact, Real Money, Real Re-Entry
There’s a stigma associated with incarceration, but more than anyone, it is these set of people th […]
6 months ago
EQ and You: Developing Your Emotional Intelligence
EQ has been found to be correlated to success. The better we are in managing our emotions, the bette […]
6 months ago
Beyond Body-Worn: Boulder County’s Digital Evidence Strategy
Body-worn cameras is the future of policing as more and more law enforcement agencies are proactivel […]
7 months ago
Coaching and Developing Your Bench
Succession planning is complex – it is not just a matter of picking and choosing a person to pass […]
7 months ago
From Detention to Legacy: The creation of the Legacy Teen Center
Numerous researches favor criminal justice initiatives that shift its focus into prevention and inte […]
7 months ago
How to Handle a Recanting Witness
As if building, handling and prosecuting cases aren’t a challenge by itself already, sometimes, we […]
7 months ago
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7 months ago
Protected: Workshop: Motivational Interviewing-Enhancing Change Part 2
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7 months ago
Domestically Violent Homes: Threats of Harm for Children
Living in a home where domestic violence occurs tend to have a negative effect to its inhabitants. I […]
7 months ago
Difficult Conversations
Difficult conversations are just that – difficult. They happen in instances when we need to commun […]
7 months ago
Fine Tuning Your Training
Teachers are probably one of the world’s most important human resource – they are the ones who l […]
7 months ago
Crime Scene Responsibilities for the First Responder
Crime scene investigation has got to be the most exciting, if not glamorized, part of policing – a […]
7 months ago
Suicide Identification, Prevention, and Policy Failure
Suicide was the leading cause of death in jails in 2014. It also impacts everyone surrounding the in […]
7 months ago
Emotional Intelligence: The Key to Keeping Animal Care and Control Personnel Safe
Animal welfare personnel are some of those in the public sector whose roles are often questioned. It […]
7 months ago
The Neurobiology and Traumatic Impact of Sexual Assault
Traversing a sexual violence case is tricky. When sexual assault survivors are asked to recount the […]
7 months ago
Contemporary Police Responses to Addiction: Lessons from NIJ’s LEADS Program
Opioid use and abuse had been declared an epidemic. It does not distinguish between race, gender, ag […]
7 months ago
Threats and Risk Assessments of Workplace Violence for Justice Agencies
The Workplace Violence webinar series started with a brief overview on the dynamics of the actors, t […]
7 months ago
Untrue Medical Defenses in Abusive Head Trauma & How to deal with them
The investigation and prosecution of Abusive Head Trauma cases is fraught with perceived contradict […]
7 months ago
Advanced Techniques for Dog Fighting Prosecutions
For some courts, animal cruelty cases are not given as much time or attention, a complete injustice […]
8 months ago
Cyber Threat Landscape Update Spring 2019
A majority of our lives are now online whether we sign up for it or not. Public records for one, are […]
8 months ago
Forensic Testing for Cold Case Investigations: Concepts and Applications for Investigators, Analysts & Prosecutors
Cases of missing and unidentified children are some of the most heartbreaking ones. Such cases may t […]
8 months ago
Social Media on a Shoestring Budget
There’s a common misconception that social media management is fast, free and easy. Unlike our per […]
8 months ago
Using the New Elder Abuse Guide for Law Enforcement: A New Tool to Help in Elder Abuse Cases
Over the last few years, greater awareness on elder abuse paved the way to numerous initiatives to e […]
8 months ago
Balancing Order and Recovery: Blueprints for a High-Performing, Trauma-Resilient Jail
A significant number of those incarcerated are affected by trauma. Since part of correctional facili […]
8 months ago
From Guide Dogs to Therapy Squirrels: The Americans with Disabilities Act and Animal Welfare Professionals
Animals have proven themselves useful to humans for a long time – from assisting with hunting, far […]
8 months ago
Implementing Evidence-Based Policing: Lessons from the LEADS Program
Evidence-based methods have been utilized in medicine and sciences for a significant time and it has […]
8 months ago
Community Supervision and Behavior Change: Techniques that Work
Behavior modification and recidivism reduction are the goals of corrections and probation – to ens […]
8 months ago
In-Vehicle Network Connectivity Helps Keep Counties Secure and Safe
With the constant innovation in technology and its risks which we have to face daily, public service […]
8 months ago
Understanding and Implementing Inmate Discipline
Instilling discipline is one of the critical roles of correctional facilities. Inmate discipline is […]
8 months ago
Using NamUs to Resolve Missing and Unidentified Indigenous Person Cases
NamUs is a powerful tool designed to assist with missing and unidentified persons cases. Traditional […]
8 months ago
The ADA for Justice Professionals
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), first enacted in 1990 and amended in 2009 was put into pl […]
9 months ago
Impact of an Officer Involved Shooting
Law enforcement has always been an adrenaline-driven field, it is the nature of the job. Some of the […]
9 months ago
Developing Your Labor Trafficking Threat Assessment
Issues in immigration arise due to instances of labor trafficking – a modern form of slavery where […]
9 months ago
Investigating Financial Exploitation of Older and Vulnerable Adults
Financial exploitation of older adults is occurring more and more across the United States.  Despit […]
9 months ago
DV Post Conviction: Responding to Victim Risk and Needs throughout Incarceration and Preparation for Offender Reentry
For most of us, stories of domestic violence involve two people in a relationship and turn of events […]
9 months ago
Creating an Animal Abuse and Cruelty Unit for Your Agency
Investigation and prosecution are two complex aspects of criminal justice. This gets even more trick […]
9 months ago
Abusive Head Trauma for Prosecutors and Investigators (Part 2)
Young children and infants are incapable of coherently recounting abuse they experienced. This becom […]
9 months ago
Advanced Components of Animal Cruelty Investigations
Awareness on the importance of taking animal cruelty cases seriously and its link to more heinous cr […]
9 months ago
Cultural Awareness for Probation Officers and Justice Professionals
Justice professionals are typically exposed to people from different walks of life. As such, it is i […]
9 months ago
The Trauma of First Response to Cruelty
When people are in danger, they call on to first responders to give them the help they need – to m […]
9 months ago
Understanding Workplace Violence: Operationalizing Your Prevention Strategies in a Justice Environment
On February 15, 2019, another shooting incident took place – this time around, it is in Aurora, Il […]
9 months ago
Hot Topics in Managing Pregnant Women in Jail-Based Settings
Correction facilities are now playing a significant role in public health. The range of health condi […]
9 months ago
Mind.Set + Habit.Set: Your Growth
If there is one thing that we ought to mindfully invest our time and efforts on, it is our personal […]
10 months ago
Working with your veterinarian to better document animal maltreatment
When people talk about investigations and case, the most common individuals envisioned to be involve […]
10 months ago
Leading For Influence: It Matters What You Choose Each Day
With the growing amount of professional coaches and leadership strategies that are out there, it can […]
10 months ago
Identity Theft and Consumer Fraud Investigations: Free Resources for Law Enforcement
As technology advances, so shall opportunistic individuals who will find ways to conquer the system […]
10 months ago
The Ten Types of Lies: The Inductive Interview System
People don’t always tell the truth, some individuals lie profusely, while some just do it if it me […]
10 months ago
Demystifying Terrorism: A Critical Examination of Modern Terrorism
Terrorism has been happening for longer than we all probably imagine. For most of us, it was 9/11 th […]
10 months ago
Police Liability: Recent Developments under Section 1983
Use of force is one of those cases that is always open for public debate. Law enforcement is scrutin […]
10 months ago
Moral Courage and Ethical Lessons Learned from Iraq’s Most Notorious War Crime
War zone. Unspeakable crimes. Americans responsible. What makes one person speak for justice when […]
10 months ago
Patrol Work Scheduling
This is a contentious issue in many police agencies. There is no generally accepted “best schedule […]
10 months ago
Part 2: Inductive Interviewing System
Sheriff Ray Nash is back on Justice Clearinghouse for the second part of his two-part webinar specia […]
10 months ago
Domestic Violence 101: What Justice Professionals Need to Understand about The Dynamics, Context & Roots of this Chronic Crime
Domestic violence is one of those crimes that used to be swept under the rug because of stigma. But […]
10 months ago
Launching Your Social Media Program
While social media is viewed as nothing but an avenue to kill time for most people, it has evolved i […]
10 months ago
Justice Agencies & Future Planning for Dark Net, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain
Nobody can win a race with technology. It is changing so rapidly that by the time you make sense of […]
10 months ago
Investigating Animal Crimes: What Law Enforcement and Other Justice Professionals Need to Know
The link between animal cruelty and other forms of violent crimes is being recognized by more and mo […]
10 months ago
Abusive Head Trauma for Prosecutors & Investigators (Part 1)
Abusive head trauma/inflicted traumatic brain injury cases (formerly “shaken baby syndrome”) are […]
10 months ago
Restorative Justice & Victim Offender Dialogue
The concept of Restorative Justice may seem new and unfamiliar for most people, but this system’s […]
10 months ago
Officer Survival for Correctional and Detention Officers
We are exposed to violent incidents that happen when we watch and read the news. For those working i […]
10 months ago
Family Medical Leave Act for Justice Professionals
The Family Medical Leave Act is one of the major pieces of legislation adopted in the early 1990s. I […]
10 months ago
Building a Preventive Crime Gun Strategy: A Playbook for Success
Building a preventive crime gun program is no easy feat. For it to be successful, it requires the bu […]
10 months ago
The Link between Animal Abuse and Human Abuse: Understanding the link to help investigate and prosecute your cases
Various research and numerous cases have substantiated the link between animal abuse to other forms […]
10 months ago
How Speech Recognition Technology is Transforming Police Reporting
An exceeding number of police departments and law enforcement agencies, whose officers spend upwards […]
10 months ago
Communication Skills for All Occasions
Saying that communication is important is an understatement. It serves a central role in our lives, […]
10 months ago
Bad Dogs, Bad Dogs, Whatcha Gonna Do? The Designation and Regulation of Vicious/Dangerous Dogs
Videos of dogs doing smart, crazy and stupid things can make one think that they're angels. Most dog […]
11 months ago
Report Writing for Probation Officers
When a person decides to be a part of the world of criminal justice, they are generally drawn in by […]
11 months ago
A Duty to Protect: Mental Health Care to the Incarcerated
There is a mental illness crisis plaguing jails all over the US. More and more of the inmates being […]
11 months ago
Introduction to the Inductive Interview System
Coercive and clever psychological interviewing tactics look cool in TV, but in reality, such practic […]
1 year ago
Keeping Your Super Heroes Super
Taking on the job in the public sector means being ready to be of service to the people. For those w […]
1 year ago
Excited Delirium and Agitated Chaotic Events: Recognizing, Responding, and Preventing Sudden, In-Custody Deaths
Calls for service for law enforcement can get totally random and unexpected. There are slow days whe […]
1 year ago
Animal Cruelty Investigations and Prosecutions
Animal cruelty is now recognized as a legitimate crime and has been gaining more and more support fr […]
1 year ago
Patrol Staffing Analysis Tools
Police patrol workforce staffing can be a tedious exercise that requires an immense amount of data c […]
1 year ago
Understanding Emotet and How to Protect Your Agency
These days, cyber threats seem to pose a greater destruction than other forms of crime. On this sess […]
1 year ago
Missing Children via Online Luring
Just as technology assists our daily lives to make things easier and seamless, it also helps those w […]
1 year ago
Understanding Sexual Violence and Appropriate Responses to Survivors
Over the last two years, survivors of sexual violence and harassment are coming forward and speak ou […]
1 year ago
What Investigators and Prosecutors Need to Know about Building Cases Against Cock Fighting Perpetrators
The Justice Clearinghouse have covered a couple of times the subject of animal cruelty and its link […]
1 year ago
Evidence-Based Policing: A Practical Approach
Evidence-Based Policing (EBP) has been around for two decades but only has been getting a lot of tra […]
1 year ago
Diverse Generations in Public Safety
There are different types of personalities in the workplace, some of whom we may not necessarily see […]
1 year ago
Session 2: Lead Well
The Instructors will customize this session based on Student input after Session 1. Some pre-planned […]
1 year ago
Intelligence-Driven Strategies: Creating an Integrated Approach for Justice Agencies
The shift towards intelligence based practices rose post-9/11. From being a largely response-focused […]
1 year ago
Session 1: Lead Well
During this session, instructors will present the research-based Growing Courage model along with dy […]
1 year ago
Creating a Leadership Paradigm
Organizational culture and the management/leadership style makes all the difference for the agency a […]
1 year ago
The Great Escape: Planning Your Early Retirement from the Justice System
Did you enter the justice system because you believed you could make a difference? But something has […]
1 year ago
Opioids, Animal Welfare and K9 Safety
Dogs have proven themselves to be helpful and dependable companions that a selected few are even tra […]
1 year ago
Planning and Implementing Medication Assisted Treatment in Jails: What Justice Professionals Need to Know
Jails in the US admit more than 10.9 Million inmates per year, a portion of whom suffer from some fo […]
1 year ago
Learning from Error in Criminal Justice: A Sentinel Events Approach
In life, there are no failures or mistakes, just lessons. The criminal justice field could take a hi […]
1 year ago
Animal Cruelty Reporting: What Law Enforcement and Justice Professionals Need to Know
Numerous researches have proven the correlation between animal cruelty and violence to humans. Cases […]
1 year ago
Officer Survival for Probation and Parole Officers: Tactical Mindset
Police, probation, and parole officers ensure that citizens and communities remain safe. However, as […]
1 year ago
The Online Enticement of Children: Trends and Patterns from an In-depth analysis of NCMEC CyberTipline Reports
Our lives are largely online now, and so are our children’s – and their innocence is being explo […]
1 year ago
Understanding the Prison Litigation Reform Act: Impacts & Responses
The Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA) reshaped correctional litigation by putting into place an al […]
1 year ago
Stop cutting off the ends of the ham: An Innovative Strategy for Managing Firearm Related Casework
Investigations and crime fighting are being portrayed in movies and TV shows as if it’s instantane […]
1 year ago
Cyber Threat Landscape Update Fall 2018
As our day-to-day becomes more and more intertwined with technology, staying updated is critical. Ju […]
1 year ago
What Justice Professionals Need to Know about Hate Crime
Hate crimes are different from other crimes that one may encounter in their law enforcement career. […]
1 year ago
Implicit Bias: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
The human mind is a truly incredible thing. How it processes information outside of our consciousnes […]
1 year ago
Planning and Leading Effective In-Person or Virtual Meetings
For some people, the word meeting evokes hours spent unproductively, listening to people talk about […]
1 year ago
How the Murder Accountability Project Can Help Justice Professionals Work Cases
Due to law enforcement's lack of resources and an overloaded workforce, it can get quite difficult t […]
1 year ago
Fair Labor Standards Act for Justice Professionals
As employees and employers, it is always good to maintain fairness in the workplace. How can one ens […]
1 year ago
Measuring Patrol Workload
Workforce staffing can be problematic for law enforcement patrol officers who are always on the move […]
1 year ago
Domestic Violence and Firearms Relinquishment: Setting Up Your Firearms Surrender Program
This is the second half of a two-part training webinar that deals with domestic violence and firearm […]
1 year ago
Growing and Nurturing Elder Abuse Multidisciplinary Teams
Peg Horan and Lindsay Calamia are back on Justice Clearinghouse for the second part of their webinar […]
1 year ago
Who Ya Gonna Call…At DHS? Understanding the differences among DHS Components and What They Can Do
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is one of the biggest cabinet-level department in the US. […]
1 year ago
Bad to the Bone: Pet Abuse, Child Abuse, and Intimate Partner Violence
Children who witnessed abuse or have been abused themselves are at a higher risk to become violent d […]
1 year ago
LEADS Scholars & Agencies: NIJ Initiatives to Advance Evidence-Based Policing
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is the United States Department of Justice (US DOJ) arm that […]
Managing Public Criticism
1 year ago
Managing Public Criticism: What to Do When Everything Feels Like an Act of Futility
Justice and public safety professionals are constantly subjected to the pressure that comes with the […]
1 year ago
Planning, Designing and Constructing a Public Safety Facility: A Case Study
Most public safety agencies have existing facilities that are sufficient for their daily operations […]
1 year ago
Legal Issues in Today’s Jail: Use of Force
Use of force is a sensitive issue, and it becomes even more problematic when it is in the jail setti […]
1 year ago
Not Your Momma’s Ethics
Ethics is generally viewed as a boring topic, but it is one of those basic concepts that we unconsci […]
Courtroom Witness
1 year ago
Case Preparation and Courtroom Presentation: Understanding the basics to be an effective investigator and courtroom witness
Law enforcement’s responsibility is to serve and protect. This includes responding to calls, enfor […]
1 year ago
Domestic Violence and Firearm Relinquishment: From Honor System to Actual Enforcement
Domestic violence is the single greatest predictor of future violent crime. When households get acce […]
1 year ago
How to Launch an Elder Abuse Multidisciplinary Team – and Why
Handling and investigating cases entails effort, for some, it takes a village. Collaborating across […]
1 year ago
“Officer Why Did You Shoot My Dog?” The Dynamics of Officer Involved Shootings of Dogs
72.9 million US households report to having at least one pet – that means one in every 5 American […]
1 year ago
Forensic Services Unit Resources, Long-term Missing & Unidentified Children, for Justice Professionals
The thought of losing a child is daunting. The responsibility assigned to law enforcement to find a […]
1 year ago
Creating, Managing, or Becoming Peak Performers
Wouldn’t it be just nice if everyone in your workplace is working and contributing the best that t […]
1 year ago
Restorative Justice Intervention Program: a Case Study
The Restorative Justice model aims to resolve juvenile offenses/cases by ensuring responsibility of […]
1 year ago
Career Planning: From Academy to Retirement
For some, being a part of the law enforcement field starts as a childhood dream. Once you graduate f […]
1 year ago
Understanding Sexual Assault Perpetration: Sex Offender Management and Treatment Strategies
This course is the final installment of a three-part webinar series that Dr. Tasha Menaker and the A […]
1 year ago
How Data Analytics Improve Agency & Facility Management
Cliché as it sounds, change is really the only permanent thing in life. Most think of the learning […]
1 year ago
What Justice Professionals Need to Know about First Amendment Speech and the Public Sector
The First Amendment rights are one of the great pillars of our democracy. Freedom of speech becomes […]
1 year ago
Breaking Your Own News: Telling Your Story on Your Own Terms
Technology helped a lot for people to keep in touch and stay updated whether it is with other people […]
1 year ago
Hiring Great People: What Best Predicts the Performance of Law Enforcement Personnel
An organization is only as good as the people that comprise it. It is critical to hire the right peo […]
Latent Print Processing
1 year ago
Latent Print Processing: Non-Porous Evidence
People think that they know crime investigation and forensics like the back of their hand all thanks […]
Financial Elder Exploitation
1 year ago
Investigating Financial Exploitation: Think Like A Forensic Accountant
Elder abuse can happen in various forms, from the most explicit physical abuse to the more discrete […]
1 year ago
The Role of America’s Law Enforcement in Labor Trafficking Identification
Labor trafficking is a modern form of slavery with a goal to obtain some type of labor or commercial […]
1 year ago
Recipes for Controlling the Emotional Hijack When Roasted, Shaken, and Stirred Amid Crisis
Emotional hijack happens to everyone. When you’re in the law enforcement and criminal justice fiel […]
Difficult Employees
1 year ago
Dealing With The Dark Side: How To Handle Your Most Difficult Employees
Every organization has got its own share of good and bad. There are your superstar employees – the […]
1 year ago
Understanding Medical Records for Your Child Abuse Investigation and Prosecution Efforts
Medical reports and records make all the difference when it comes to proving child abuse cases. The […]
1 year ago
Heroin & Opioids A to Z
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the United States is in the midst of an opioid o […]
1 year ago
The Latest Research and Policy Issues Surrounding the Use of Body-Worn Cameras in Law Enforcement
In the summer of 2014, two critical cases pressured the federal government to support transparency a […]
1 year ago
The Importance and Role of Building Rapport for Effective Supervision
To instill positive change in the probation clients’ behavior is just one of the goals of probatio […]
1 year ago
Who’s Up Next: Succession Planning for Continuous Organizational Growth
Leadership is very important for any organization. Thus, hiring the right candidates and succession […]
Future of Emergency Communications
1 year ago
The Revolution in Emergency Communications: How Next Generation 911 and FirstNet Are Poised to Change Policing in America
The numbers 9-1-1 has become synonymous with emergency response, not just within the United States b […]
1 year ago
Cryptocurrencies: the Current Landscape (Part 2)
As cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum become more popular and even integrated into our lives […]
1 year ago
Session 8: Ask Me Anything
During our final session Judy, Jamey, Roy and Thom will be taking your questions. Need further clari […]
1 year ago
Understanding Sexual Assault Perpetration: An Overview of Typologies, Risk, and Recidivism
Dr. Tasha Menaker is back on Justice Clearinghouse for part two of her three-part webinar series tha […]
1 year ago
Cryptocurrencies: the Current Landscape (Part 1)
Cryptocurrencies are all the rage. Everyone is watching the price of bitcoins. Those in-the-know are […]
1 year ago
Achieving Upstandership™: How it can help each and all of us realize (elder) justice
Brooke Astor was a socialite with a heart for philanthropy and she lived a long, amazing life. That […]
1 year ago
Humanizing Your Agency through Social Media: Humor and Heart
You can't make friends in a crisis. Building your agency's reputation is a daily job, and you can cr […]
Beyond Victim Blaming - Understanding and Working with Victims of Domestic Violence
1 year ago
Beyond Victim Blaming: Understanding and Working with Victims of Domestic Violence
There has been a surge of support for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence worldwide. On […]
1 year ago
Overlaying Digital Intelligence and Ballistics Technology to Enhance Investigations
Handling investigations used to be just about lifting fingerprints, extracting blood, and obtaining […]
1 year ago
Creating and Managing Organizational Change
The only permanent thing in the world is change. Trite as it might sound, it’s the reality. Change […]
1 year ago
Session 7: Bringing It All Together: Habits of Excellence
This session builds on key concepts from all the previous live webinars, such as grit, growth, failu […]
1 year ago
Giving First Responders and Schools an EDGE on Active Shooter Training
It is a terrible reality that the probability of active shooting happening to our workplaces or our […]
1 year ago
Domestic Child Sex Trafficking and Children in Foster Care
According to studies from the State Policy Advocacy Center and the U.S. Department of Housing and Ur […]
1 year ago
Animal Cruelty and the Link to Collateral Crimes – How animal abuse investigations may lead to other crimes by or against humans
Numerous evidence and research points to the correlation between animal cruelty cases to other serio […]
1 year ago
Legal Issues in Today’s Jail: Medical Care
For most of the population, being an inmate is somewhat equated to being bereft of rights – this i […]
1 year ago
Session 6: Interview with Randy Watt
Chief Watt will share his powerful stories of leadership from years of law enforcement experience an […]
Ambiguous Loss
1 year ago
Workshop: Understanding Ambiguous Loss’ Impact on Justice Professionals
Whether it’s losing a loved one or a job, we’ve all experienced a loss at some point in our live […]
E5 Leadership
1 year ago
E5 Leadership
The type of leadership in effect in any agency is reflected in the people that work within its halls […]
1 year ago
Giglio, Brady and Discipline Disclosures: What Prosecutors and Law Enforcement Need to Know
It is mandated that the government, specifically law enforcement and prosecution, is bound to disclo […]
1 year ago
What You Need to Know About Cyber Security: Free Resources to Improve Your Understanding
In our world that is growing more and more dependent on technology, cybersecurity is just about as i […]
1 year ago
Federal Legislation Impacting Children Missing from Care and NCMEC Resources
Resources from the Presentation: Law Enforcement Investigative Checklist NCMEC FAON Flyer […]
1 year ago
The Power of Resilient Leadership
There are many values and virtues that we are all taught from school to our jobs when it comes to su […]
1 year ago
Bringing Your Best To A Promotional Process
One way to keep employees engaged is by ensuring that they experience growth in their role. One of t […]
1 year ago
Session 5: Emotional Intelligence
In this session participants will be introduced to the five (5) pillars of emotional intelligence. W […]
1 year ago
Understanding Sexual Assault Perpetration: Dynamics, Tactics, and the Psychology of Sex Offenders
Rape, sexual assault, and sexual harassment are brought to the forefront as more and more victims fi […]
1 year ago
Social Network Analysis: An Innovative Tool to Maximize NIBIN Leads
Piecing out different sources of information related to criminal justice can be a difficult task. Na […]
1 year ago
Verbal De-Escalation
As a public servant, part of any criminal justice profession is encountering random strangers, even […]
1 year ago
What Law Enforcement Agencies & Justice Professionals Need to Know about the “Lone Wolf”
The media have identified some suspects related to violent events as lone wolves, but what exactly d […]
1 year ago
Session 4: Interview with Brian Murphy
Lt. Murphy will share his story of being a reluctant hero in the face of being shot 15 times during […]
1 year ago
Social Media Bootcamp: Building A Resilient Reputation
When Social Media websites started in the early 2000s, it was just the teens that joined these as an […]
1 year ago
On the Job Threats: Managing the Fear and Panic Response
Anxiety disorders (generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic disorder, etc.) are the most common me […]
Body Camera Programs
1 year ago
What Law Enforcement Agencies Need to Know to Implement a Successful Body-Worn Camera Program
Two critical cases that shone the light on the issue of use of force took place in 2014. The death o […]
1 year ago
The Path from Animal Abuse to Human Abuse: Using Veterinary Forensics to Support Investigation and Prosecution Efforts
In a past webinar with John Thompson, we were able to deep-dive into the link of animal abuse to hum […]
1 year ago
Strategic Planning as a Management Philosophy
Creating a long-term and sustainable strategic plan can be one of the challenges for institutions […]
1 year ago
How to Understand General Medical Records for your Investigation and Prosecution of Criminal Cases
Medical records are often critical in criminal cases, as they detail the medical diagnosis/treatment […]
1 year ago
Session 3: The Importance of Questioning and Feedback in Leadership
Giving and receiving feedback are essential leader tasks. Feedback is also our best tool for identif […]
Intro to Latent Prints
1 year ago
Introduction to Latent Prints
The use of fingerprints as a means for personal identification is a process that has been utilized f […]
1 year ago
The Science of DNA – Simplified! What Law Enforcement and Affiliated Professionals Need to Know
The use of fingerprints as a means for personal identification is a process that has been utilized f […]
1 year ago
Creating an Organizational Culture of Wellness
Work-related stress is prevalent – it happens to people with 9 to 5 desk jobs, field workers, star […]
1 year ago
Case Supervision Practices
The goal of probation is to instill positive change in the probationers’ behavior. Every probation […]
1 year ago
Serial Murder: Discerning Fact from Fiction
For most of the population, serial killer stories are the stuff of urban legends or pop culture. Nam […]
1 year ago
Session 2: Interview with Dan Linsky
Dan Linsky was Superintendent-In-Chief (ret) of the Boston Police Department during the Boston Marat […]
How Law Enforcement Can Prepare for, Respond to and Manage Hate Rallies
1 year ago
How Law Enforcement Can Prepare for, Respond to and Manage Hate Rallies
Any area of the country can be the target of a hate event, sometimes with very little notice. Law en […]
1 year ago
Effective Use of Teams in Probation & Parole
Teamwork is the glue that keeps a group of people together. It has been emphasized time and again si […]
1 year ago
Resiliency and the Dynamic of Restoration
Resiliency is a highly-revered quality. Overcoming adversity and our personal demons can be tough. M […]
1 year ago
Developing the Individual and Organizational Ethic
Ethics is a philosophical subject and might seem too abstract to comprehend at first. Especially whe […]
1 year ago
Report Writing for Justice Professionals: How to write complex, multisection documents for mixed audiences
Writing isn’t everyone’s strongest suit but it’s one of those things that we won’t be able t […]
Leadership Seminar Series
1 year ago
Session 1: Leadership-Growing the Courage to Lead (Fee Based)
In this session, participants will gain a better understanding of courageous leadership and develop […]
1 year ago
It Takes a Community: Building Community Based Safety Nets for Victims of Elder Abuse
Most APS and domestic violence programs don’t have the resources to provide the appropriate, compr […]
1 year ago
“The New Normal” – Recovering from an Intruder Response Incident
Mark Warren joins the Justice Clearinghouse again for the third and final part of this webinar serie […]
Ambiguous Loss
1 year ago
Ambiguous Loss: The impact of missing persons on victims, advocates and judicial system personnel
Experiencing loss is painful, but there is some solace in the conclusiveness of knowing something or […]
1 year ago
DNA Basics: Understanding DNA Evidence in Criminal Investigations and Prosecutions
Law enforcement encounters all types of cases, from the most no-brainer infractions and misdemeanors […]
1 year ago
Cyber Threat Landscape Update (Spring 2018)
Security is a critical concept for organizations and individuals – it is even in Maslow’s hierar […]
White Nationalist Shock Troops
1 year ago
Understanding the White Nationalist Shock Troops
Laurie Wood previously joined the Justice Clearinghouse to talk about White Nationalists where she u […]
1 year ago
Decision Day: Options for Pretrial Management
Unlike the other branches of the justice system, Pretrial is fairly new. When you ask the public abo […]
1 year ago
Ask Me Anything: Elder Abuse Prosecutions & Investigations
Whether you’re a seasoned justice professional or new to the field, everyone needs a sage resource […]
1 year ago
Supervising the Domestic Violence Offender: What I’ve Learned from the Field
Domestic Violence Offenders are often times charismatic, charming and come across as “easily mana […]
1 year ago
The Centurion Principle – The Dynamic of Authority
Virtually all instances of police misconduct are the result of ego-driven officers operating “out […]
1 year ago
Children as Witnesses in Domestic Violence Cases: Law Enforcement Considerations (Part 1)
Domestic Violence can be a problematic case. The community might not want to meddle with such cases […]
What cops need to know about drug users
1 year ago
What Cops Need to Know about Drug Users to Stay Safe – An Overview
Summary Often viewed from a perspective that aims to end the plague that is drugs, authorities tr […]
Motivational Interviewing
1 year ago
Motivational Interviewing: Coaching and Supervision
As public servants and employees, one important aspect of our day-to-day is interacting and relating […]
1 year ago
Emotional Intelligence for Law Enforcement: A Hidden Key for Survival
In today’s society, EQ is more important in the field of public service. John Thompson shares this […]
Initiating or Enhancing Your Regional Preventive Crime Gun Strategy_ The Most Important Thing Is…
1 year ago
Initiating or Enhancing Your Regional Preventive Crime Gun Strategy: The Most Important Thing Is…
On the heels of the Parkland shooting, people are demanding accountability and asking what legislato […]
1 year ago
Providing Wellness Support for Online Child Exploitation Personnel: From website to arrest
Employees working in the field of public service and social welfare often extend help to others who […]
1 year ago
Leadership EQ from the Inside Out
  Thomas Dworak is the instructor, content developer and consultant for the Virtus Group whe […]
1 year ago
Effective Response – The Value of Time During an Intruder Response Incident
In light of the horrible Florida shooting and its students spearheading a movement for safer schools […]
1 year ago
White Nationalists: What Justice Professionals Need to Know
White supremacy is a concept that most people thought was buried in the past. If its remnants ever c […]
1 year ago
Leveraging Cloud Technology to Address the Opioid Epidemic in your Community: The Opioid Prevention and Intervention Intelligence System
Drug use is a widespread problem that requires coordinated efforts from various sectors of the gover […]
1 year ago
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving for Effective Decision Making
From an outsiders’ point of view, law enforcement seems to be one of those muscle-intensive jobs. […]
1 year ago
Modern 311: Engage Citizens and Empower Employees
Millennials are often said to be too attached to the conveniences of the modern world. In reality, i […]
1 year ago
Recognizing Mental Health Disorders in Others
The law enforcement and justice profession deal with different types of people with a myriad of pers […]
1 year ago
Employing Background Checks in Your Hiring Process: Legal Requirements vs Current Research
Employers use background checks – both criminal and credit history – when deciding which candida […]
1 year ago
Advanced Supervision Strategies (ASSET Management, Humans, Not $$)
Probation’s major objective is to get the clients in line, rehabilitate them towards becoming well […]
1 year ago
Making the Character Connection – The Dynamic of Virtue
Ray Nash has 40 years of experience working in law enforcement. Ray was first appointed as a police […]
1 year ago
101 Introduction to How Cybercrime and Cyber Defenses Actually Work
These days, when almost everything we do is dependent on technology, it's as if damage to our device […]
1 year ago
Partners in Crime: The Link between Animal Abuse and Human Abuse
“When animals are abused, people are at risk; When people are abused, animals are at risk.” This […]
1 year ago
Does Preparation Equal Prevention? Why Prepare for an Intruder Response Incident
Watching the news, we often hear people saying that they did not expect something terrible to happen […]
1 year ago
The Domestic Violence Pre-Sentencing Investigation: From Start to Finish
Domestic violence is a widespread problem for both law enforcement and public health. Unfortunately, […]
1 year ago
Developing a PIO Support Program for Families During Mass Casualty Events
The recent shooting in Kentucky was the 11th of the year, and the worst so far. This statistic is di […]
1 year ago
Writing Performance Reviews the SMART Way
Regardless of the industry or the niche of your business, organization, or agency, Performance Revie […]
1 year ago
The Brooke Astor Story: Hard-learned lessons that address elder abuse and financial exploitation
Brooke Astor was a writer, and socialite who lived a long life that’s one for the books. Brooke he […]
2 years ago
Mass Casualty Response Resilience / Post Action Strategic Debriefing
Combining elements from industry post-action techniques, and therapy techniques, this course teaches […]
2 years ago
Clarifying and Understanding Cyber Threats and Actors
Advances in technology have reaped the human race so many benefits; From the most mundane, daily act […]
2 years ago
Developing a Prosecution Strategy Utilizing Crime Gun Intelligence
In a report published by the Police Foundation and Major Cities Chiefs Association in January, 2017, […]
2 years ago
Hiring for Emotional Intelligence
Law enforcement is a prestigious career path, but recently, the younger generation isn't as keen int […]
2 years ago
How Seattle’s “Democracy Vouchers” Inspired Citizen Engagement
Actively participating in the electoral and general political process is one way to safeguard our ri […]
2 years ago
Leadership Through the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
Self-fulfilling prophecy (SFP), when used positively, can assist us in manifesting our intentions an […]
2 years ago
Evidence Based Best Practices for Public Safety Agencies
Public Safety Agencies are faced with a myriad of issues daily. As part of their duty to serve and p […]
2 years ago
Crisis Communications During the Aurora Movie Theater Shooting
A few weeks ago, we went through the detailed timeline of the Century 16 Theatre Shooting in Aurora […]
2 years ago
What I wish I knew before I took over a Public Safety IT Department
Becoming a leader can be a tedious job – you need to be on top of everything and everyone - but no […]
2 years ago
The History, Beliefs and Symbols of the White Nationalist Movement
A few months ago, the whole of the US was shaken as protesters marched in Charlottesville, carrying […]
2 years ago
State and Local CyberThreat Landscape
Individuals and organizations – be it public or private constantly strive towards security. As tec […]
2 years ago
Understanding and Investigating the Jihadi Networks in the U.S.
For the typical Joe or Jane, the threat of terrorism may seem like multiple isolated cases resulting […]
Best Practices in Drug Testing
2 years ago
Best Practices in Drug Testing
Drug use and abuse are some of the biggest issues of the global community – in the legal and crimi […]
2 years ago
Managing Mass Casualty Events: Lessons Learned from the Aurora Movie Theater Shooting
Coming from a horrifying shooting incident in Las Vegas that killed 59 and injured 500 more, the sub […]
2 years ago
Use of Force: Integrating Communications, Assessment, and Tactics
With the recent shooting at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, lots of law enforcement and legislative i […]
2 years ago
Forensics at the Speed of Crime
Gun crime is an issue that continues to plague our communities. Law enforcement and justice professi […]
2 years ago
Understanding the World of Cybersleuths: Managing Your Local Sherlocks
Cybersleuths are the modern-day Sherlock Holmes. They are those citizens who might know something ab […]
2 years ago
Advanced Suicide Prevention, Intervention & Postvention
Anyone is at risk of suicide, it does not choose by gender, social status, or age. We must be remind […]
2 years ago
Role of the First Line Supervisor
Being the first line supervisor is the gateway to being a part of management. Too often, however, as […]
2 years ago
Lessons from the Seattle Pacific University Shooting
Gun control and its correlation to mass shootings are highly debated issues. Public venues like scho […]
2 years ago
Keeping Out of Trouble: Universal Questions & Decision Making Model for Ethical and Lawful Policing
For a long time in law enforcement, the decision-making process model is on a do as you were told fa […]
2 years ago
Gun Crime Investigative Cycle – Bridging the Gaps
Gun-crime violence is prevalent not only in the US, but all across the world. With the number of suc […]
2 years ago
Staying Strong in a Challenging Environment
People can get subjected to challenging environments, especially, when their line of work is where s […]
2 years ago
Stop It! Words that Probation Officers Should Practice Not Just Preach
Community supervision is an essential and critical component of probation.  It is more than just ha […]
2 years ago
Case Management System: Using Technology Ensure a Person Based, Holistic Approach
Different agencies have different needs, thus the reason for them to maximize and improvise on their […]
2 years ago
Missing Persons: Building Support for Legislation
Missing Persons and Unidentified Persons Cases   Missing Persons and Unidentified Persons C […]
2 years ago
Introduction to Doctrinal Sharia (Islamic Law)
This course provides information and instruction on doctrinal Sharia (Islamic Law); how jihadis use […]
2 years ago
The Hidden Nature of Elder Abuse
Few elder abuse cases enter the court labeled as crimes.  Instead, elder abuse, neglect, and […]
Leadership During Crisis
2 years ago
Effective Leadership During a Crisis
Leadership during crisis is complex and is most needed in any situation where failure is not an opti […]
2 years ago
Free Cyber Crime Resources for the Justice Professional
IT administration and cybercrime investigations are hard work, but the right resources can make them […]
2 years ago
Prosecuting and Investigating Hot Car Deaths
Anytime you are dealing with the death of a young child, it is a difficult topic. Given this sensiti […]
2 years ago
Basic Suicide Prevention, Intervention & Postvention
This course is designed to each anyone how to recognize signs of suicidal ideation in another person […]
2 years ago
How to Overcome Barriers to Successful Investigation and Prosecution of Elder Abuse Cases
Drawing upon his 21 years experience of prosecuting both physical and financial elder abuse and negl […]
2 years ago
Competency Based Human Resourcing: Evidence Based Practices
How does your organization ensure they are hiring the right people, with the correct mix of technica […]
2 years ago
Establishing a Crime Gun Intelligence Program Within Your Agency/Region
Agencies dream of the resources seen on TV crime shows: the latest technology, gleaming, newly-built […]
2 years ago
Investigating & Prosecuting Drowning Cases
This course discusses the challenges faced in the investigation and prosecution of drowning cases. […]
2 years ago
Implementing the Fair Justice for All Recommendations in Arizona
When the Task Force on “Fair Justice for All” was created in March 2016, Chief Justice Scott Bal […]
2 years ago
Mass Casualty Response Resilience / Post Action Strategic Debriefing
Working in law enforcement, while incredibly rewarding, can at times also be equally stressful. A […]
2 years ago
Lights Out: Threats to the U.S. Electric Grid and Implications of a Prolonged Blackout
It’s often said that one of the surest ways to cause fear, calamity or concern is to disrupt the s […]
2 years ago
Use of Force and Officer Safety
No one becomes an officer wanting to use excessive force to detain or apprehend people. But in the […]
2 years ago
Confidential Informant Courtroom Lessons Learned
Using confidential informants has always been a challenge. While there are times when using a CI is […]
2 years ago
Making Gun Crime a Priority in Your Region – Enforcing the Laws on the Books
Download Presentation Materials Solving gun crime isn’t as simple as what the public sees on TV […]
2 years ago
Security Threat Groups and Gangs in Prisons and Jails
For many people, when word “gangs” is mentioned, one thinks of groups of criminals in society.  […]
2 years ago
Developing Communication and Emotional Intelligence Skills
The goal of a Field Training and Evaluation Program is the development of high performing, emotional […]
2 years ago
Protecting the Victims of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking
Efforts to protect children identified as victims of domestic sex trafficking have gained momentum a […]
2 years ago
March 2017 Cyber Threat Landscape Update
Cybersecurity is quickly becoming a top concern for every sector in our country. The numbers are […]
2 years ago
Strangulation in Domestic Violence
The crime of strangulation hasn’t always been given its due. The prevailing attitude towards st […]
2 years ago
Creating a Culture of Pretrial Release
Creating a Culture of Pretrial Release in Arizona: Examining the Use of Bail Bonds and Pretrial Serv […]
2 years ago
Vulnerable Adult Abuse
In 1960, a person could expect to live until they were about 69. Today? “Sixty is the new 50.” […]
2 years ago
Grant Writing Made Easy
In 2015, almost $500 billion dollars of grant money was awarded to various agencies and organization […]
2 years ago
Autism Awareness for Justice Professionals
“Autism Awareness” has become an increasingly important topic as the numbers of people with this […]
2 years ago
Jihad as Terrorism
Description As the tip of the spear, officers, first responders and our military are always the […]
2 years ago
The Cyber Threat Landscape An Overview Of Hacking, Cyber Security, Internet Security, Cyber Warfare and Hacking
Cybersecurity is quickly becoming a top concern for every sector in our country. In this session, th […]
3 years ago
How Confidential Informant Testimony Could Result in Reversal
  Description The use of Confidential Informants has always been fraught with peril.  In f […]
3 years ago
Line of Duty Deaths: Building Departmental Response for Fallen Officers
  In 2014, there were almost 15,000 law enforcement officers injured or killed in the li […]
3 years ago
Trauma Informed Work
  Trauma Informed Work is providing service with the understanding that the client/witness/v […]
3 years ago
Ending the Cycle of Homelessness
Description: Students will learn proven methods Broward County Sheriff’s Office Homeless Outreac […]
3 years ago
Understanding Critical Infrastructure Risk Assessment
This class is an introduction to analytical techniques that assess the vulnerability of various type […]
3 years ago
Preventing an Active Shooting
  This presentation about the identification of and prevention of active shooters.  We can […]
3 years ago
Solving Gun Crimes, Identify, Apprehend and Convict (Part Three)
  We investigate crimes of violence in which victims are killed or injured with firearms to […]
3 years ago
Law Enforcement Response to Missing and Unidentified Persons
At any given time, there are over 100,000 missing and unidentified persons in the United States. Jus […]
3 years ago
Solving Gun Crimes, Extract & Analyze
  We investigate crimes of violence in which victims are killed or injured with firearms to […]
3 years ago
NCMEC Protecting Child Pornography Investigation Personnel Part 2
  This webinar will provide an in depth look at the impact viewing child pornography may hav […]
3 years ago
NCMEC Protecting Child Pornography Investigation Personnel Part One
    This webinar will provide an in depth look at the impact viewing child pornograp […]
3 years ago
Tactics, Training and Problem Solving
  In this course Rob Travino will talk about some hard lessons learned combating terrorists […]
3 years ago
A Son’s Legacy, Improving Law Enforcement Response to Persons with Disabilities
  Ms. Patti Saylor will guide viewers through the actions that have been taken since the dea […]
3 years ago
Law Enforcement and Community Response to the Active Shooter
As law enforcement officer’s we have been training to respond to an active shooter situation since […]
3 years ago
Brady vs. Maryland, Lessons Learned From an Overturned Conviction
  This course will focus on the importance of communications between the police and prosec […]
3 years ago
Making the Most of Your After Action Review
  In this webinar Rob will discuss the After Action Review and how to use it. He will presen […]
3 years ago
Dynamic of Authority
  The Dynamic of Authority is the cornerstone of the Police Dynamics program. Virtually ever […]
3 years ago
The Court’s Role in Solving Mental Health Issues in the Criminal Justice System
  Individuals with mental illness enter the criminal justice system on a repeat basis. What ar […]
3 years ago
Lessons in Leadership
In this webinar Rob will talk about select areas of leadership that have proven critical to his lead […]
3 years ago
Gunfighting in the Courtroom Part Two
  During this webinar you will learn: How media has corrupted the jury pool’s understan […]
3 years ago
Gunfighting in the Courtroom Part One
  During this webinar you will learn: How media has corrupted the jury pool’s understan […]
4 years ago
Motivational Interviewing for Criminal Justice Professionals
Description During this webinar you will learn: The core tenets of Motivational Interviewing ( […]
4 years ago
Embracing Today’s Technology to Create the Court of the Future
  Imagine significantly reducing the amount of paper in your facility. Imagine a standard te […]
4 years ago
Problem Solving Courts – Emerging Management Challenges Part One
  Description During this webinar you will learn: How the new federal requirements for M […]
4 years ago
Problem Solving Courts – Emerging Management Challenges Part Two
Description During this webinar you will learn: How the new federal requirements for Medically […]
4 years ago
Shadow Identities: DNA Applications in High-Risk Populations
  Human exploitation plagues our industries and communities, from migrant farm workers held […]
4 years ago
Whining, Sniveling, Malcontents: Dealing With Them and Saving Your Organization
During this webinar you will learn: The various roles the leaders of the 21st Century need to m […]
4 years ago
ABCs of Tactical Emergency Medical Support Part Two
Description:  This educational and non-commercial webinar will cover the basics (and more) about Ta […]
4 years ago
Tactical Movement and Exercise for Optimal Performance
Ms. Natalie Johnson, will discuss strategic movement and exercise to assist in managing and expandin […]
4 years ago
ABCs of Tactical Emergency Medical Support Part One
  This educational and non-commercial webinar will cover the basics (and more) about Tactica […]
4 years ago
Mastering the Art of Selling Yourself Part Two
  The instructors are currently sworn law enforcement at the Mesa Police Department: Assista […]
4 years ago
Mastering the Art of Selling Yourself Part One
  The instructors are currently sworn law enforcement at the Mesa Police Department: Assista […]
4 years ago
Nutrition for Tactical Performance Part Two
Description: Our presenter, Ms. Natalie Johnson, will discuss practical nutrition strategies to impr […]
4 years ago
Improving Performance through Better Nutrition
  Our presenter, Ms. Natalie Johnson, will discuss practical nutrition strategies to improve […]
4 years ago
The Portrayal of Street Gangs in Popular Culture Part Two
Description: The images and fascinating world of street gangs has found its way to mainstream popula […]
4 years ago
The Portrayal of Street Gangs in Popular Culture Part One
Description: The images and fascinating world of street gangs has found its way to mainstream popula […]
4 years ago
A Life of Stress: The Damages and the Proper Response
Description: This two hour course is designed to help participants learn some skills and tools for d […]
4 years ago
The Police Personality Solid as a Rock or Still Crazy After All These Years
Description: The Internet, as well as many written sources, suggest that police officers engage in a […]
4 years ago
What’s New with NLETS
  The Nlets Team, Bonnie Locke and Teri Fournier-Harsin, will provide a brief history of Nle […]
4 years ago
The First 48 – Employing Timely Crime Gun Intelligence Strategies to Firearm-Related Investigations
  Description: Consider the following situations that patrol officers across the United States […]
4 years ago
Nutrition for Tactical Performance Part One
  Description: Our presenter, Ms. Natalie Johnson, will discuss practical nutrition strategies […]
4 years ago
Mental Health Court Teams, Building Trust for Effective Collaboration
  Do you want to learn effective skills for facilitating collaborative teams? Are you lookin […]
4 years ago
Active Shooter and Intruder Response for Dispatchers and 911 Call Takers
  The MISSION generally speaking of emergency dispatchers and 911 call takers is: “To prov […]
4 years ago
Local Overdose Fatality Review Teams
Description Case review provides an interesting lens through which to better understand causes of […]
4 years ago
Reducing Recidivism Through the Fidelity Bonding Program (FBP) of Michigan
Reducing recidivism is a major concern for all correctional facilities. Research has shown that pris […]
4 years ago
Fitness and Nutrition
We are our own worst critics when it comes to our own self image, but have you been paying enough at […]
4 years ago
Developing a Firearms Investigation Protocol for Your Agency
This webinar will step participants through a comprehensive approach to firearms related investiga […]
4 years ago
Rethinking the Active Assailant Response
  While what we now call "active assailant" incidents occurred prior to Columbine, it was th […]
4 years ago
Outsourcing Property Crimes for DNA Analysis An Eleven Year Perspective
While the collection of DNA evidence from property crimes by law enforcement may be rare in most of […]
4 years ago
Practice Makes Perfect Conducting First Responder Exercises for Critical Performance Areas
How often do law enforcement, fire, and EMS organizations practice or exercise critical tasks? Condu […]
4 years ago
“Legal” Drug Use through Chemistry An Overview of the Synthetic Drug Dilemma
The emergence and rapid rise in popularity of synthetic cannabinoids commonly called “Spice” and […]
4 years ago
Awesome Law Enforcement Social Media – How To Do It
Any department can start a Facebook or Twitter page, publish their press releases and a few photos, […]
4 years ago
Familial DNA Searching and Cold Cases
Familial DNA searching has proven to be a highly successful tool for solving those cold cases that C […]
4 years ago
Serial Murder, Separating Fact from Fiction
The popularity of books, movies, and television shows about serial killers has resulted in a portrai […]
4 years ago
Solving Gun Crime, Part I: Respond and Collect
  We investigate crimes of violence in which victims are killed or injured with firearms to […]
4 years ago
Identifying Today’s Shooters – Today
In general, law enforcement agencies continue to utilize traditional methods such as geographical sa […]
4 years ago
Evolution of California Medical Marijuana Laws
In 1996 California voters passed Proposition 215, a state initiative which allows individuals suffer […]
4 years ago
Blending the After Action Review Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
  This webinar will compare specific steps to action improvement, with the mentally beneficial […]
4 years ago
Problem Solving Courts in Arizona, A Template for Changing Behaviors
Problem Solving Courts have been in existence in Arizona for over 20 years. Beginning with Drug Cour […]
4 years ago
Law Enforcement Mental Health Support Teams
Today’s public safety practitioners are becoming increasingly aware that they need to use a specia […]
4 years ago
Have We Acclimated to the Warm Zone?
  Moving into an active shooter scene is not the same as strolling into any other crime scene. […]
4 years ago
Law Enforcement Systems Integration: NIEM, GRA, XML, Deciphered
Virtually every agency recognizes the need to ensure that the multiple systems that they use in-hous […]
5 years ago
Safely Responding to Mental Health Crisis A Perspective from An Individual Living with Mental Illness
The Justice Clearinghouse and the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) are working together to […]
5 years ago
Strangulation in Domestic Violence What More Can be Done
"Strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence “(Strack and Gwinn, 2011). In […]
5 years ago
Ebola in America
  This LIVE interview with Dr. Meryl Nass will discuss the current state of Ebola internationa […]
5 years ago
Suicide Postvention Dealing with the Aftermath
  During this webinar, Amy Morgan, Training Officer with the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation, […]
5 years ago
Combating Infectious Disease A View from the Front Lines
  Dr. Monica Mircescu will discuss the numerous infectious diseases that first responders ma […]
5 years ago
Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP to the PSAP) Project Updates
The ASAP program continues to expand beyond implementations in Washington DC, Houston TX, Tempe AZ, […]
5 years ago
Off By One Degree or Hundreds of Miles: An Investigators Lessons Learned
  Managing information can be especially challenging in law enforcement because information […]
5 years ago
What Every Law Enforcement Agency Needs to Know about Naloxone
Claiming nearly 120 American lives daily, opioid overdose is a true public health crisis. An opiate […]
5 years ago
Suicide Prevention and Intervention
Amy Morgan, will cover the basics – what signs show possible suicidal thoughts and/or risk, how to […]
5 years ago
NamUs-Investigative and Forensic Resources to Resolve Missing and Unidentified Person Cases
On any given day, there are between 80,000 and 90,000 active missing person cases in the United Stat […]
5 years ago
An Overview of U.S. Efforts to Combat Demand For Prostitution and Trafficking Sex
Most law enforcement operations enforcing prostitution laws are driven by community complaints, and […]
5 years ago
Investigating Cold Case Sexual Assault
  Backlogged rape kits, untested sexual assault evidence, unsolved and forgotten rape cases, […]
5 years ago
Crime Reduction Through Identifying and Targeting Criminal Offenders
  No matter how their mission statements may differ, all police departments share a common g […]
5 years ago
On Officer Body Cameras – Challenges and Benefits of Deploying Cameras in the Field. A Departmental Evaluation
This session on body worn cameras will be presented by Lieutenant Lee Rankin with the Mesa (AZ) Poli […]
5 years ago
Drive Down Line-of-Duty Deaths with Below 100
Below 100 is an officer safety program focused on changing law enforcement culture and saving lives. […]
5 years ago
Communities Under The Siege Of Drug Trafficking: A Neighborhood Intervention Strategy
  This webinar will be a guide on how a combined effort of law enforcement and engaged citiz […]
5 years ago
The National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) – What Does It Mean To You
The FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) is a computerized system design […]

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